50 terms

TOIEC 1st 50

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million
1,000,000
rational
(of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
rare
(of air) thin in density; rarefied;
dull
(of colors or surfaces) not bright; boring; (of edge or sound) not sharp; not rapid
backpack
a bag that you carry on your back
laptop
a computer that is small enough to be carried around and used where you are sitting
interview
a meeting in which someone is asked questions for a newspaper article, television show, etc
customer
a person or organization that buys goods or services from a shop or business
optimist
a person who looks on the bright side;
advertisement
a picture, short movie, song, etc which tries to persuade people to buy a product or service
tip
a piece of useful advice
project
a piece of work that involves detailed study of a subject
chair
a seat for one person, with a back and usually four legs
list
a series of names, numbers, or items that are written one below the other
book
a set of pages with writing on them fastened together in a cover; to reserve
questionnaire
a set of questions asked of a large number of people to discover information about a subject
scene
a short part of a film, play, or book in which the events happen in one place
board
a surface on the wall of a school room that the teacher writes on:; people sitting on the board of a company
presentation
a talk giving information about something
cell phone
a telephone that you can carry everywhere with you
examination
a test of how much you know about something or how good you are at something
opinion
a thought or belief about something or someone
tour
a visit to and around a place, area, or country
access
A way of approach or entrance; passage.
discriminating
able to see differences; discerning; prejudiced
consistency
absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness
appropriate
acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate
arbitrate
act as judge (at the request of both sides)
selective
careful about what you choose
compromise
adjust or settle by making mutual concessions;
concede
admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant
promote
advance in rank; advance; help to flourish; advocate; help actively in forming; publicize or popularize
benefit
advantage; anything that brings help, advantage, or profit; money provided by the government to the people;
bargain
agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer
attentively
alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful
permit
allowing much freedom; lenient;
yield
amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
law
an official rule in a country
bank
an organization or place where you can borrow money, save money, etc
charity
an organization that gives money, food, or help to people who need it
competition
an organized event in which people try to win a prize by being the best, fastest, etc
refuse
anything discarded or rejected as worthless; trash
haggle
argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
personal
attractive (in personality or appearance)
theoretical
based on theory; not practical or applied; hypothetical
appreciate
be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of;
wage
begin and continue (a war)
basic
being the main or most important part of something
pessimistic
belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation
comprehensive
broad; including a lot or everything; thorough; inclusive
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